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Preventing kidney illness in cats and supporting cats with kidney disease

Kidney Failure in Aging Cats: Understanding Age-Related Decline and How to Help

Kidney failure is a common concern among aging cats because they become increasingly susceptible to long-term illness. In this guide, we delve into the nuances of kidney failure in aging cats and explore strategies to help manage this condition effectively and support our cats. 

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Pet-Care Heroes: How Mobile Vets Support Your Pet's Health At Home

Pet-Care Heroes: How Mobile Vets Support Your Pet's Health At Home

Mobile Vets are an excellent (and underused) resource for pet parents who need a quick consult or want to avoid clinic anxiety felt by their pets. They can help us learn more about how to understand our pet's behavior and needs. Their personalized understanding of our pets and how they behave in their home is an extra set of eyes to catch and treat any unusual behavior.

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Rescue or shelter dog with new pet parents and family.

Shelters, Rescues and Volunteer Clinics: Building Community Through Our Pets

We had the pleasure to speak to Connie Varnhagen about her organization, Alberta Helping Animals Society (AHAS), and their grassroots work with vulnerable pet families in the Edmonton area. Join us to learn about how to show up for your pets in many ways and build a community.  AHAS has used Kidney-Chek as a screening tool in their pet clinic for over a year now, learn how this affordable tool can help improve the lives of pets!

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The Importance of Dental Care for Your Pet's Longevity and Happiness

The Importance of Dental Care for Your Pet's Longevity and Happiness

Seeing symptoms could mean its too late! Prevent pet illnesses like periodontal and kidney disease with simple, affordable, at home health tools - Protektin and Kidney-Chek! Read more about how poor dental health can lead to kidney damage, how to improve dental and kidney health, and helpful tips to protect oral microbiome health.

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